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Our Silence Is Music to God’s EarsSubscriber Access Only
The most joyful noise God desires from us may be none at all.
Our Silence Is Music to God's Ears. The most joyful noise God desires from us may be none at all. Sandra McCracken| October 20, 2017. Our Silence Is Music to God's Ears.
Lamenting Las Vegas: How Country Music Marks an American Tragedy
After a mass shooting, we can find solace in an art form steeped in Scripture.
Lamenting Las Vegas: How Country Music Marks an American Tragedy. In the past few days, media pundits and others have tried to unpack the role of country music in the attack.
20 Truths from "Sing!"
When we sing we witness to the people in our church who are yet to believe
Oct 19, 2017. 20 Truths, book release, getty music. 20 Truths from "Sing!". And music is a gift to us, for we are being forged together through our singing together. (43).
What Your Pastor Really Wants for Christmas
This year, forego the gift cards and get them something they’ll really appreciate.
A subscription to Audible or music services like Apple Music or Spotify allows me to listen to my fill of music or books as I commute to visit my congregation members.
Wait Upon the DropSubscriber Access Only
Why churches are turning to club music to elevate praise.
Wait Upon the Drop. Why churches are turning to club music to elevate praise. Jeff Neely| June 14, 2017. Wait Upon the Drop. Why churches are turning to club music to elevate praise.
One-on-One with Keith Getty about Being Awarded by the British Empire, Modern Hymns, and His New Book
Hymn writer awarded an OBE.
It's probably the biggest strength and the biggest weakness of our music. It's never been wholly contemporary, and it's never been wholly classical. The music lives in both worlds.
Missional or Attractional? The Value of Embracing a Both/And Mentality
Every Christian should be missional and every church should be attractional.
who are unchurched. Too often, churches satisfy themselves with biblical teaching, music, fellowship groups, or any number of good things. They are
The Diffusion and Influence of Contemporary Worship
How does worship music style relate to congregational growth?
Mar 18, 2017. research, worship, music. The Diffusion and Influence of Contemporary Worship. 1 of 4. How does worship music style relate to congregational growth?
Making Music and Babies: Christian Singers Open Up About Motherhood
For artists like Kari Jobe and Audrey Assad, family comes first, but that doesn’t mean their careers go away.
Reporting | Pop Culture. Making Music and Babies: Christian Singers Open Up About Motherhood. How can I ever make music again?” said Velasquez, whose No.
20 Truths from "God's Country"
Reclaiming God’s kingdom vision for the rural church
Just as city dwellers must beware the country music stereotype of rural, so we who live in rural places cannot succumb to the temptation to write off cities as dumpster fires of hedonism
Keith and Kristyn Getty: Singing Isn’t Just for SundaySubscriber Access Only
Why congregational worship is a feast we prepare all week long.
Over the last decade, the Gettys have been leading seminars around the United States for pastors and ministers of music. This teaching work forms the foundation of their book Sing!
The Power of Polarity
It’s past time the ongoing divide between justice and evangelism was broken down.
The Western mind, by default, seeks resolution of tension, elimination of ambiguity, and distinction in borders. This is true in the world of music, which is mostly storytelling set to song.
Shut Up and Dance! The Intersection of Freedom, Art, and Gospel Expression
Artist and evangelist believes all art carries a message.
I am an artist and an evangelist. For over ten years I have used art and music to share the gospel outside of the church, and at times, I have been criticized for doing this.
Piper: My Hopeful Response to Lecrae Pulling Away from ‘White Evangelicalism’
Lecrae’s decision has roots. And it has fruit.
I'm just a man who loves Jesus, who creates music and hopefully impacts people.”. Thankfulness and Hope. His new album bears a title taken from Romans 8:28.
A Millennial Anomaly? Why I’m Still In Church
Just because Millennials aren’t at your church doesn’t mean they’ve forsaken church.
The Early Church met in homes to cultivate meaningful community. Acts doesn't mention a specific day of the week, a dress code, or preferred music genre.
Ten Reasons Every Church-Planting Team Needs a Worship Leader
Worship is warfare.
It is culturally relevant worship that is intelligible to the people. It incorporates their music, their arts, and their means of expressing truth in their culture.
Planting 1,000 Churches in Your Lifetime
Churches need to be planted and then quickly need to plant other churches.
you drove onto this campus, you drove on four lane roads called 'Purpose Drive' and 'Saddleback Parkway.' When you got out of your car, people greeted you and music was playing in
Don’t Miss Steven Curtis Chapman’s PointSubscriber Access Only
Even his happiest, most heartwarming music has been fueled by tragedy and pain.
Even his happiest, most heartwarming music has been fueled by tragedy and pain. Even his happiest, most heartwarming music has been fueled by tragedy and pain.
The Game of Thrones Christians Should Be Watching
Arab believers assess crown prince’s pledge to modernize Saudi Arabia’s Islam.
Arab believers assess crown prince's pledge to modernize Saudi Arabia's Islam.
‘Song to Song’ Is Cinematic Wisdom Literature
With Austin (and Solomon) as his muse, Terrence Malick applies ancient truth to the 21st-century world.
Both are colorful, beautiful, and full of music. But Malick's film is not a crowd-pleaser. Mara plays Faye, a restless hipster trying to make it in the Austin music scene.
The Generous Soul
The Generous Soul
Why overcoming the Scrooge in all of us begins with gratitude.
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